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Petition - Success: Mexico Creates Enormous Protected Marine Reserve
Environment  (tags: mexico, Revillagigedo Archipelago, marine reserve, protected areas, sanctuary, marine mammals protection act, ocean ecosystems, marine wildlife preservation, ocean habitat protection )

Kalliope
- 20 days ago - forcechange.com
Applaud Mexican government for protecting habitat of whales, sharks, rays, and endangered sea turtles. The Mexican government has announced the creation of a new, fully protected marine sanctuary in the waters around the Revillagigedo Archipelago.
Mexico Needs to Improve Control of Toxic Chemicals
Environment  (tags: hazardous substance rules, Mexico, protection, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, world )

AWAY AWHI
- 585 days ago - ipsnews.net
A recent explosion at a petrochemical plant in southeast Mexico highlighted the need to strengthen monitoring of hazardous substances, step up inspections of factories and update regulations in this country.
Aqwise Dedicates Wastewater Plant in Mexico
Environment  (tags: Mexico, wastewater, Israeli technology, water treatment facilities )

David
- 613 days ago - israel21c.org
Israeli provider of advanced water & wastewater treatment solutions inaugurates new $3 million facility in Durango. Mexico turned to Israeli water experts for help in improving their water. They already have many water treatment facilities in place.
Mexico Documents Big Rebound In Monarch Butterflies
Environment  (tags: Monarch butterflies, milkweed, pesticide free, Mexico, United States, increase of monarch butterflies )

Dandelion
- 659 days ago - phys.org
Monarch butterflies have made a big comeback in their wintering grounds in Mexico after suffering serious declines. The United States is working to reintroduce milkweed a plant key to the butterflies migration and designating pesticide free areas.
What and Where Is the Mountain of Butterflies? Here Is the Incredible Story of a Decades-Long Search (Video & Text!)   video
Environment  (tags: Mountain Monarch Butterflies, Mexico, flights, interesting facts environmental watchdog, conservation, habitatdestruction, science, trees, protection, incredible video )

Barb
- 707 days ago - youtube.com
In 1975 a search that has spanned several decades finally came to fruition when volunteers discovered the overwintering place of the monarch butterfly.
Fracking Expands Under the Radar on Mexican Lands
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, Mexico, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, healthconditions, water, world, energy )

AWAY AWHI
- 901 days ago - ipsnews.net
Fracking is quietly expanding in Mexico, unregulated and shrouded in opacity, according to the non-governmental Cartocrítica, which says at least 924 wells have been drilled in six of the countryâEUR(TM)s 32 states âEUR" including 349 in Veracruz.
Undersea Phosphate Mine Threatens Mexico's Gray Whale Nursery
Environment  (tags: proposed development, habitatdestruction, marine life, Mexico, corporate greed, mining interests, activism, environment, destruction, ecosystems, animals, world, wildlife, protection, pollution, habitat )

AWAY AWHI
- 917 days ago - theecologist.org
A project to mine 225,000 acres of seabed in Baja California's San Ignacio lagoon threatens the myriad sea life of the area...not just Gray whales but Blues, Humpbacks and Loggerhead turtles, from noise, disturbance and radioactive releases.
US Mexico Water Pact Brings Life Back To Colorado Rivers Parched Delta
Environment  (tags: USA, Mexico, Colorado river, Minute 319, Sea of Cortez, Yuma clapper rail, southwestern willow flycatcher, yellow-billed cuckoo, native birds )

Dandelion
- 950 days ago - america.aljazeera.com
This is the first agreement of its kind by neighboring countries to give water back to a river they share, it ordered the release of a single pulse flow of water that mimicked natural surge flows in spring. Native birds not seen in half century returned
Hurricane Odile Slams Mexico's Baja Resorts
Environment  (tags: Hurricane Odile, Mexico, Baja coast, weather, climate, nature, water, evacuations, safety )

Carrie
- 1188 days ago - rawstory.com
Thousands of tourists and locals in Mexico hunkered down in luxury hotels converted into shelters Monday after Hurricane Odile crashed into Los Cabos resorts in the northwest, taking down trees with powerful winds.
Fracking, Seismic Activity Grow Hand in Hand in Mexico
Environment  (tags: fracking, increased seismic acitbity, earthquakes, Mexico, frack is whack, water, ecosystems, environment, conservation, destruction, protection )

AWAY AWHI
- 1352 days ago - ipsnews.net
Scientists warn that large-scale fracking for shale gas planned by Mexico's oil company Pemex will cause a surge in seismic activity in northern Mexico, an area already prone to quakes.
ACTION ALERT: Stop U.S.- Mexico Waste Tire Pollution! PLEASE SIGN !
Environment  (tags: mexico, america, enviornment, destruction, tires, pollution congress )

Simone
- 2327 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Every year, California exports more than two million waste tires in an effort to keep them out of California landfills. In Mexican border cities, waste tires are used in shantytowns, or colonias, as inexpensive building materials and for attempted erosion
Mexico Glaciers 'Will Melt By 2015'
Environment  (tags: climate-change, glaciers, Mexico, world, environment, ecosystems, globalwarming, climatechange, water, protection, habitatdestruction )

AWAY AWHI
- 2496 days ago - telegraph.co.uk
Scientists worry that the glaciers on Mexico's Iztaccihuatl volcano may melt away by 2015 as a result of climate change.
ACTION ALERT: Mexico: Stop Mining, Protect Sacred Sites ! PLEASE ACTION / SIGN !
Environment  (tags: mexico, sacred sites, environment, conservation, mining companies, habitat destruction, protectoin )

Simone
- 2529 days ago - culturalsurvival.org
The Wixárika people's pilgrimage route and its destination are protected by state and federal law as well as international accords, but that hasn't stopped a Canadian mining company, First Majestic Silver Corporation, from purchasing concessions to
Climate Change Petition Present to Parliament | Otago Daily Times Online News Keep Up to Date Local, National New Zealand
Environment  (tags: climate, climate change, legislation, parliament, petition, impact, Pacific, Mexico, climate summit )

Mary
- 2587 days ago - odt.co.nz
More than 200 people were outside Parliament today to present a petition on the impact of climate change in the Pacific ahead of an international meeting in Mexico. The Protect our Pacific petition, which had more 1000 signatures, was received by ...
World Mayor's Climate Summit
Environment  (tags: World, climate summit, mayors, Mexico )

Anna
- 2595 days ago - ireport.cnn.com
On November 21, many of the world's mayors will gather in Mexico City for a summit on climate change. They include leaders from France, Germany, the United States and United Nations.
 

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